OMIA:000472-10036 : Hind limb paralysis in Mesocricetus auratus (golden hamster)

In other species: domestic cat , pig

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: X-linked

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Paralysis of the hind limb

Species-specific name: Hind-leg paralysis

Species-specific symbol: pa

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000472-10036: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.

1981 Hirano, A., Dembitzer, H.M. :
The periaxonal space in an experimental model of neuropathy: the mutant Syrian hamster with hindleg paralysis. J Neurocytol 10:261-9, 1981. Pubmed reference: 7310454.
1980 Hirano, A. :
Further observations on peripheral neuropathy in the Syrian hamster with hind leg paralysis. Acta Neuropathol 50:187-92, 1980. Pubmed reference: 6251693.
1978 Hirano, A. :
A possible mechanism of demyelination of the Syrian hamster with hindleg paralysis. Lab Invest 38:115-21, 1978. Pubmed reference: 628201.
1977 Hirano, A. :
Fine structural changes in the mutant hamster with hind leg paralysis. Acta Neuropathol 39:225-30, 1977. Pubmed reference: 199030.
1968 Nixon, C.W., Connelly, M.E. :
Hind-leg paralysis: a new sex-linked mutation in the Syrian hamster. J Hered 59:276-8, 1968. Pubmed reference: 5713627.

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